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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Radar Time
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Includes many multi-use trails. Some popular areas near Brown County and Yellowood include the Nebo Ridge and Hickory Ridge trails. Please note - these do require a pass (day or annual) and they are checked for on occasion. Details on where to purchase can be seen in the forest website below.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: National Forest
      Parking google parking directions
      Links
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 5
      • 17
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Jan 26, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      25
      Trails Mountain Bike
      26
      Trails Hike
      26
      Trails Trail Running
      26
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      68 miles
      Total Descent
      7,566 ft
      Total Vertical
      460 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      935 ft
      Reports
      18
      Photos
      2
      Ridden Counter
      152

      Photos of Hoosier National Forest Mountain Bike

      report
      trail: Trail D
      7 |
      Jul 27, 2020 @ 11:05am
      Jul 27, 2020
      report
      trail: Trail D
      17 |
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 5:11pm
      Jul 25, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Trail D
      Jan 26, 2021 @ 4:15pm
      Jan 26, 2021
      Freeze/thaw CycleIndytrailbuilder HMBA Please ride only when frozen
      Hickory Ridge Trail 21
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 5:53am
      Oct 11, 2020
      Very Dryemmypenta
      Hickory Ridge Trail 10
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 5:53am
      Oct 11, 2020
      Very Dryemmypenta
      Hickory Ridge Trail 18
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 5:53am
      Oct 11, 2020
      Very Dryemmypenta
      Combs Rd
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 5:53am
      Oct 11, 2020
      Idealemmypenta
      Nebo Ridge Trail
      Jul 23, 2020 @ 12:43pm
      Jul 23, 2020
      IdealIndytrailbuilder HMBA Trails are good to go.
      Birdseye Trail
      Jul 23, 2020 @ 12:43pm
      Jul 23, 2020
      IdealIndytrailbuilder HMBA Trails are good to go.

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1201846IndytrailbuilderaddreportTrail D
      Jan 26, 2021 @ 4:15pm
      Jan 26, 2021
      user #2541679ACEtVSwishlisttrailHickory Ridge Trail 18
      Jan 3, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      Jan 3, 2021
      user #2541679ACEtVSwishlisttrailHickory Ridge Trail 5 and 4 more
      Jan 3, 2021 @ 2:07pm
      Jan 3, 2021
      user #2473748waxmellwishlisttrailNebo Ridge Trail
      Oct 28, 2020 @ 11:03pm
      Oct 28, 2020
      user #1405187emmypentaaddreportCombs Rd
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 1:42pm
      Oct 11, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2355999Musicman47421trailHickory Ridge Trail 4Why does this say no mountain biking? ...
      Sep 3, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      Sep 3, 2020
      user #1201846IndytrailbuilderreportTrail D--
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 11:08am
      Jul 24, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Yellowwood State Forest 1 34.8 km
      Brown County State Park 4 7 3 16.7 km
      Wapehani Bike Park 1 617.7 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2568 miles7,566 ft33 miles459 ft
      #2,681#1,229219230
      Hike2668 miles7,566 ft33 miles459 ft
      #2,185#1,131194
      Trail Running2668 miles7,566 ft33 miles459 ft
      #2,188#1,12919
      Horse112 miles1,191 ft5 miles292 ft
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